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Noreena Hertz

Noreena Hertz is a professor at the Institute for Global Prosperity at University College London. As an economist, Noreena has spent years deeply researching what drives behavior, and how the marketplace interacts with larger culture.

“How do we create a sense of togetherness amongst our workforce?”

— Noreena Hertz
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Noreena Hertz, guest
December 3, 2020

Even before the pandemic forced us to stay home, loneliness was snaking its way through our lives, says economist Noreena Hertz, affecting everything from how we vote to how we work. The author of The Lonely Century, Noreena has advice for businesses about how loneliness impacts productivity, the bottom-line advantages of in-person connection — and why kindness is key to retaining talent.